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Your Mobile Devices Won’t Secure Themselves

Welcome to a new monthly column by John Knights, Valencia’s director of information security, who will share tips and tools to prevent, detect and counter threats to your information, both at work and at home. Mobile security at one time meant using a laptop lock and keeping tabs on your phone. However, the growing capabilities […]

Protecting Yourself from Cyber Threats

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure everyone has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. Throughout the month, we will be sharing a few cybersecurity tips and best practices that you can use at home and at work. […]

The Valencia EDGE Will be Down for a Quarterly Update

The Valencia EDGE will be undergoing updates from 8:30 p.m. on Friday, October 27 to 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 28, 2017, and will be unavailable for use during this time. After 8 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017, we highly encourage you to save your work, exit the system. (Please note, the system may […]

Help Address the Cybersecurity Shortage

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure everyone has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. Throughout the month, we will be sharing a few cybersecurity tips and best practices that you can use at home and at work. […]

Keeping Your Internet-Connected Devices Secure

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure everyone has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. Throughout the month, we will be sharing a few cybersecurity tips and best practices that you can use at home and at work. […]

Cybersecurity in the Workplace is Everyone’s Business

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure everyone has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. Throughout the month, we will be sharing a few cybersecurity tips and best practices that you can use at home and at work. […]

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure everyone has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. Throughout the month, we will be sharing a few cybersecurity tips and best practices that you can use at home and at […]

Students Design New SAGE Website

By Jerry Hensel, Professor, Computer Programming and Analysis Innovation. Forward thinking. Problem solving. These were the words that described Professor of Computer Programming and Analysis Ray Enger’s capstone class from the Osceola Campus. Ray and his students were tasked to help redesign the SAGE (Study Abroad & Global Experiences) website. They focused on creating an appealing and functional […]

OIT to Conduct Blackout Period, August 18 –...

A Message from John Slot, Vice President, Technology and Chief Information Officer The Office of Information Technology will conduct a fall semester blackout period Friday, August 18 – Sunday, September 10, 2017. In order to provide a stable environment for our students, faculty and staff and to ensure a strong start to the fall term, OIT will […]

OIT To Roll Out New Anti-Virus Software Collegewide

In today’s highly connected environment, the threat from malware, virus and spyware infections, as well as other related threats, has evolved beyond the capabilities of traditional anti-virus systems. The quality, configuration and implementation of an endpoint security strategy has and will continue to play an ever vital role in protecting Valencia’s assets, resources, student and […]